Is your friend or family member moving to a new place? If you want to blend in with the other housewarming gifts, you could always get them a gift card or a vase. But if you want your gift to stand out and stand the test of time, check out our list of unique housewarming gift ideas.
One of the best housewarming gift ideas is the gift of a new smell. The New Home Homesick Scented Candle smells of jasmine, cedarwood and fresh linen, filling the home up with the smell of possibilities. It’s the perfect way to start a new chapter in a new house. Buy it here.
When searching for unique housewarming gift ideas, try to think of things that people forget to buy for themselves. Chief among them is coasters. Don’t let your friend’s end tables be ruined! FLASHOME Coasters for Drinks Absorbent with Holder, Stone Coaster with Cork Backing bring a pop of style and color to any room. Each coaster has its own unique design, and the slip-resistant cork makes sure it doesn’t slide around on the table. The stone ceramic is easier to clean and better-looking than cheap plastic coasters. Buy it here.
Sometimes people want a housewarming gift they can eat. That’s where Harry & David comes in, with their wide variety of delicious gift baskets to choose from. Try their classic fresh fruit basket, which includes pears, apples, a kiwi, a pineapple, bananas and more! AAA members can save 20% when shopping online.
Everyone loves charcuterie, and you’ll be the most sophisticated gift-giver with the Machika Bamboo Cheese Board Set with Slide Out Drawer and Stainless Steel Knives. The new homeowners are already thinking about how they’re going to entertain in their new space, and they’ll love this hand-made cheese board that doesn’t stain and doesn’t absorb odors. It also comes with a plane knife, a campana knife, a coure knife and a cheese fork. For added wow factor, bring some fancy cheeses of your own. Yum! Buy it here.
Want to give your friend some flowers to brighten up their new place? 1-800-Flowers.com has an entire collection of housewarming bouquets, plants and other gifts. This Serene Green bouquet, featuring green roses, white Peruvian lilies, eucalyptus, lime green carnations and more, will fill any new home with a sense of welcoming serenity. Plus, AAA members can save in-store and online.
A cast iron skillet is a gift that keeps on giving. With the Lodge Pre-Seasoned Cast Iron Skillet With Assist Handle, you can introduce your friend to the world of cast iron cooking. This pre-seasoned skillet has unparalleled heat retention, even heating and an assist handle for better control. It’s an affordable gift that the homeowner will be able to use for years and years to come. Buy it here.
If you don’t know what to get someone as a housewarming gift, a nice cutting board is always a safe bet. This Bamboo Cutting Board with Juice Groove is a three-piece set that includes three different sizes of organic bamboo cutting boards. These water-resistant cutting boards are gentle on your knives, prevent spills, and resist scratching, scarring and stains. If you’re going to get someone a cutting board, it should be these. Buy it here.
Sometimes a gift needs an extra personal touch. AAA members can save at Personalization Mall, which offers everything from personalized mugs to personalized photo blankets. If you’re looking for the perfect housewarming gift, check out their Arrows of Love Personalized Doormat. It’s just the thing that will really make a house a home.
Everyone needs a nice set of wine glasses, whether their favorite is red or white. If you’re not sure, check out these Libbey Signature Kentfield Estate All-Purpose Wine Glasses. This set of four glasses is built to accentuate the best characteristics of a variety of different wines, from Merlot to Sauvignon Blanc and everything in between. The versatile design makes it the perfect gift for anyone, whether they have a new home or not. Buy it here.
If you want to find a bottle of wine your friend will enjoy, try Winc’s online quiz. It’s only a minute long, and it helps Winc determine someone’s tastes, palate and preferences. With a Winc subscription, your friend will get four bottles a month delivered right to their doorstep.
You can save $26 off your first order, plus free shipping to boot. Not available in Rhode Island.
A nice throw blanket can tie the room together and make any seating area extra cozy. The Amelie Home Cable Chunky Knit Throw Blanket is an acrylic and wool blend that’s thick, comfy and soft. The knitted cable pattern makes it a stylish addition to any room. It also comes in a variety of different colors. Buy it here.
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What’s your go-to housewarming gift? Did we mention any of them? Let us know in the comments below!